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verge

noun [C]
 
 
/vɜːdʒ/
UK the edge of a road or path that is usually covered in grassRoad surfaces and features
be on the verge of sth/doing sth to be going to happen or to do something very soon: a company on the verge of financial disasterAlmostMerely and barely
Translations of “verge”
in Korean 가장자리…
in Arabic حافّة…
in French bord…
in Turkish yol kenarı…
in Italian ciglio stradale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 邊, 邊緣, 邊沿…
in Russian край…
in Polish pobocze, krawędź drogi…
in Spanish margen, borde, arcén…
in Portuguese margem, beira…
in German der Rand…
in Catalan marge (d’herba)…
in Japanese (草や芝生のはえた)道端…
in Chinese (Simplified) 边, 边缘, 边沿…
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